House Sitting in Oakwood, Richmond, VA

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

1. Bryony

Love all animals of all shapes and

Richmond, VA, 23075

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Full disclosure: Bryony is my granddaughter! That being said, I've taken her on countless trips to zoos, preserves, theme parks, etc, and have never seen an... (more)"

2. Amber

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Amber was very thorough and attentive to detail; just what you need when you are leaving your beloved fur baby behind. Amber communicated well and took great... (more)"

3. Jessica

I also do training sessions.

Sandston, VA, 23150

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

18 repeat clients

"Jessica took excellent care of my cat while I was gone. She always responded right away when I texted to check in and was, in all ways, responsible and relia... (more)"

4. Walker

Responsible, fun loving dog lover!

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Had walker let out our dogs on vacation two days worth of 3 a days and our dogs loved her! Can't say enough how awesome and prompt she was in taking care of ... (more)"

5. Tracy

Dog Mom Extraordinaire!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Tracy took excellent care of our senior puppy. She sent several updates and pics throughout every day. We are so thankful that she was available in the last ... (more)"

6. Lauren

Master's student at VCU

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I volunteer at a local shelter where I come in contact with dogs of all shapes & personalities. I'm familiar with dog walking and have done overnig... (more)

7. Melissa

Your dog is part of your family

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Melissa has always taken wonderful care of her dogs. They are always well fed and loving pets and very well behaved. I would let her keep our pet anytime. (more)"

8. Curt

Energetic Friend of All Dogs

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"I lived with Curt for two years while we were attending graduate school in Pittsburgh. One of our roommates adopted a dog, a young Pit Bull named Raffi. Raff... (more)"

9. Chris

Dog Walker Extraordinaire

Maymont, Richmond , VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"We cannot say enough good things about Chris! This was our first time booking a dog sitter and it could not have gone any better! Chris and Dublin hit it off... (more)"

10. Corey

experienced petsitter for hire

The Fan, RIchmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Corey was an outstanding dog sitter while we were out of town. She was attentive to Kai's schedule and sent me messages every time she went over to let me kn... (more)"

11. Meghin

Love all types of dogs

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"The first day I met Meghin she had a dog at her side, and it was one happy dog. She is very responsible and very caring!!! Need someone to help get your dogs... (more)"

12. Melynda

High energy & passionate pet lover!

Broad Rock, Richmond, VA, 23224

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"One of my dogs, has physical limitations, and Melynda has been able to take great care of my precious baby. My other dog is very high energy and she is able ... (more)"

13. Meredith

Small dog owner, all dog lover <3

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Meredith was wonderful! She was so prompt and attentive to any concern I had during my time away from Ruby, and vice versa she let me know of issues right a... (more)"

14. Lauren

Nursing student who loves animals!

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"I have known Lauren for over five years and she is a very realiable, smart, and honest person. She has taken care of my cats on multiple occassions and she h... (more)"

15. Charly

Professional Belly Rubber

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Charly is such a responsible dog owner of her own I would expect nothing but the best while caring for other people's dogs! I have had great personal experie... (more)"

16. Katie

"Dog person" is an understatement

The Fan, Richmond , VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katie was great with our animals. Will use her again (more)"

17. Amanda

I've Been With Dogs My Whole Life

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: There was never been a time in my life when I or my family haven't had at least one dog, and most of the time, we have had quite a few. Starting ar... (more)

18. Katie

Dogs are my favorite people.

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katie G. is a woman with a love for pets. She has had pets in her life since early childhood, and now as an adult, surrounds herself with animal company! Sh... (more)"

19. Bambi

LovingCaretaker 4 your FurryFamily

Old Town Manchester, Richmond, VA, 23224

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Came home to a happy puppy, thanks Bambi (more)"

20. Sarah Jean

Happy to be the "crazy dog lady"!

Church Hill North, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"When I think of Sarah Jean it's impossible to not also think of her compassion and affection for animals. The dedication and love she has for her own dog is ... (more)"

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